201701.13
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Do I Have To Tell Insurers About PEPs..?

If your trust clients are Politically Exposed Persons (or indeed any other high profile individuals, such as sports stars) then do you need to disclose this fact to insurers in respect of the trust asset insurances? The answer is “Yes”. An insurance policy is a contract between the insurer and the client (the insured). Most…

Property Owners Liability – A Trustees Guide
201611.03
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Property Owners Liability – A Trustees Guide

Do you own land with no buildings? If a plot of land is owned via a trust or offshore company structure it is possible that a person may enter it and become injured. As the owner you have a duty of care to maintain the land in a safe environment and the law will hold…

Vantage makes three new appointments
201609.30
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Vantage makes three new appointments

The expansion of the Vantage Group continues with the appointment of three experienced practitioners to strengthen the groups client service proposition. Geoff Pike, a private medical insurance professional, joins Vantage Insurance Brokers to augment the companys offering in this specialist area. Geoff began his career in the UK with a major medical insurer before moving…

201609.30
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Important News – EU General Data Protection Regulation

The EU General Data Protection Regulation In May this year the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was published which will affect all Jersey businesses who hold data of EU citizens. Cybercrime is increasing and this new EU Directive standardises the reporting requirements that have previously permitted many cyber attacks to go unreported. The new…

201609.06
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New Vacancy: Insurance Broker

Vantage Insurance Brokers Limited, one of the fastest growing independent insurance brokers in Jersey, are currently recruiting an Insurance Broker. The role will consist of managing and servicing existing clients and developing your own portfolio across all classes of insurance. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to take the next step in their career…

201608.15
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Important news for Trustees and trust asset insurances

This year saw extensive reforms in the insurance market when the Insurance Act 2015 came into force from 12th August 2016. The aim being to introduce greater clarity around what information a proposer has to provide to their insurer. This is therefore important to trustees when arranging insurance cover for trust assets. As way of…

Jersey businesses exposed to cyber-attacks
201603.31
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Jersey businesses exposed to cyber-attacks

The emergence of cyber-attacks and their threat to Jersey businesses was the clear message from a professional seminar hosted by Vantage at the Pomme dOr Hotel on 22nd March 2016. The seminar was attended by approximately 150 professionals, the majority from the local financial services sectors, with presentations from Richard Packman, CEO of Vantage, Brian…

Shariah Compliant Insurance
201511.02
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Shariah Compliant Insurance

Vantage is able to offer Shariah Compliant (or Takaful) insurance to Islamic clients and their advisors/intermediaries. Working with Cobalt Underwriting, Londons leading Shariah compliant underwriting agency, we can provide access to insurance and reinsurance for commercial risks. Click here for more information.